Hoosick Falls Mayor Rob Allen was visiting Washington, D.C. on Tuesday. Allen is participating in an EPA summit.
Troy City Hall has reopened after a power outage on Tuesday morning.
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is stripping Bill Cosby of his 2001 honorary degree, saying his sexual assault conviction shows he "has grossly failed to embody the ideals of personal integrity and good citizenship" on which it was based.
Police in Rensselaer County are looking for a man they say may have witnessed a crime.
Pat Hughes has lived at the Renwyck Apartments in Rensselaer for eight years. During that time, she says there have been several quality-of-life issues, but what happened on Saturday, she believes, is "close to criminal."
The Rensselaer County legislature named Saturday Burke Adams Day after the man who opened the world's first four-sport Miracle League Field in East Greenbush.
Part of a retaining wall collapsed behind a Stewart’s in Troy overnight.
A Hoosick Falls man is under arrest, accused of hitting a person with a garbage can. Noah Corbett is charged with assault following a domestic dispute.
After 14 months, the playground at Barker Park on 3rd Street in Troy is open to the public again.
Police are identifying the man hit and killed by an Amtrak train Thursday night in Rensselaer County. He is 27-year-old Thomas Brust of Mechanicville.
It's a big weekend for college graduations in the Capital Region.
Schodack Police confirm a male pedestrian died after being struck by an Amtrak train in Castleton-on-Hudson around 8:20 p.m. Thursday.
RPI is trying to solve a problem that comes after a hurricane or earthquake. After tons and tons of food, water, and supplies are sent to the disaster zone, tons and tons of packaging material are left over.
Now, tattooing has gone mainstream. It's a way, she says, for people to express who they are.
Police are investigating reports of shots fired in a busy area of downtown Troy.
A mother and her son, driven off the road last Thursday were allegedly attacked, their car damaged and they were called racial slurs. The mother tells Karen Tararache, witnesses backed up her story to police and adds the people who did it, called law enforcement to admit what they did, but nearly a week later and still no arrests have been made.
A traffic stop in Albany ended with two men facing weapons charges after police say one of them was found hiding a sawed-off shotgun in his pants.
A Johnsonville man is behind bars after police say he sexually assaulted a teen he met online.
A tractor-trailer accident is tying up traffic in Hoosick.
FEMA is putting up big money to help protect downtown Troy from flooding.
The lobby of the Rensselaer County Office Building celebrates the best-of-the-best, veterans who served with honor and distinction and even two Congressional Medal of Honor recipients.
State police say a deadly crash in Rensselaer County was a suicide.
Emergency crews were on the scene Friday evening of a serious crash at Columbia Turnpike and Route 150 in Schodack.
A man is arrested after the Schodack police chief says he attacked one of his officers.
A Hoosick Falls man is accused of raping a child. Christopher Downey, 31, is charged with rape in the first degree and sex abuse in the first degree.
A man is facing serious charges after the Schodack police chief says he attacked one of his officers.
State police say they caught a Ballston Spa woman allegedly driving three times over the legal limit.
RPI is responding after a noose was found on campus over the weekend.
Four dogs trained in sniffing out arson are joining the ranks of public safety agencies in New York state.
A new boutique is now open in Troy. Marcus Blaque is located in the former space of The Shoppe on Broadway and 3rd Street. The boutique carries several labels and the latest trends. No item in the store costs more than $200 and they also sell vegan straw handbags.
There was a mangled wreck at Tamarac High School in Troy on Friday morning and there were bodies strewn across the school parking lot.
Investigators are looking for the cause of a fire early Thursday morning in Troy. It was the third fire of the day for the Troy Fire Department.
While we may be celebrating this summer weather now, much of the beginning of spring has been downright chilly. NewsChannel 13 wondered if this unseasonable weather had any effect on farmers around the area.
People in Rensselaer County were meeting Wednesday evening to discuss their concerns about the sheriff's department being involved in an Immigration and Customs Enforcement program.
Construction is underway at La Salle Institute in Troy.
Police say a Troy woman was driving drunk with kids in her car.
The Rensselaer City School District is on a one-hour delay Monday morning.
Students in the Rensselaer City School District are on a one hour delay on Monday.
A Troy man is accused of making up a story about the attempted abduction of his young son. This stems from a Facebook post that circulated on April 14.
Necessity is the mother of invention. And nowhere is that more true than at a new boutique in downtown Troy.
All lanes of Hoosick Street in Troy are back open.
A hit-and-run is under investigation in Troy.
An eleven-year-old girl got a hand, actually she got four prosthetic hands tonight, in Troy and it was all a huge surprise. It was made possible through a six-week STEAM program presented by AT&T and e-NABLE. 21 teens from 10 area schools developed skills in 3-D modeling and engineering and then presented their final work to a very excited Karissa Mitchell.
Finding the bra that fits perfectly is now, quite literally, down to a science. ZeBra Bras held a ribbon cutting in downtown Troy on Thursday.
State Senator Kathy Marchione is talking about her decision not to run for re-election.
Results are coming in from two special elections held on Tuesday in the Capital Region.
A 26-year-old Troy man is charged with felony rape.
The investigation continues into a big fire on 1st Street in Rensselaer Tuesday night.
Republican New York State Senator Kathy Marchione has announced she will not seek another term in the 43rd District.
The Capital Region has two special elections today to fill seats left vacated by Steve McLaughlin and Pete Lopez.
A group of young kids is "planting" pinwheels for "Child Abuse Prevention Month."
The Red Cross is helping at least 13 people, including five children ages 5 to 16, after a large fire in Rensselaer on Tuesday night.
Frear Park Golf Course in Troy opened Monday morning. The ceremonial first tee shot kicked off the 87th season.
A picture perfect spring day taking a turn for the worse. Peter Annello, 17, thought he heard a low flying plane so he looked outside his bedroom window in West Sand Lake. It was about 5 p.m. on Sunday.
If you live in Rensselaer or Schoharie counties, don't forget to vote on Tuesday.
Troy held its annual "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" event Saturday to raise awareness about rape, sexual assault, and gender violence.
A ceremony was held at noon Saturday honoring Bill Chamberlain
Albany County Sheriff Craig Apple says most inmates do not exercise the right to vote and says the same will happen with felons on parole
Students at schools across the country and in the Capital Region will once again walk out of school on Friday. They are demanding comprehensive gun violence legislation on both the state and federal level. That includes raising the age to buy guns and improving background checks.
If you're ready for spring, you're certainly not alone. Some local businesses have had to make some changes because of this long stretch of cold weather.